Angela Hummel Named Vice President of Human Resources at Evangelical Community Hospital
Angela J. Hummel was recently named Vice President of Human Resources at Evangelical Community Hospital. Evangelical employs approximately 1,460 people and has more than 170 employed and non-employed physicians on staff.
In the role of Vice President, Hummel oversees all areas of Human Resources including employment, recruitment, and hiring; employee benefits; employee relations; development and training; employee health; and volunteer services. She also manages policy and procedure development and implementation.
Hummel has been employed at Evangelical since 2005 when she was hired as the Director of Organizational Development and Training. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Secondary Education and English and a Master of Arts Degree in Communication Studies, both from Bloomsburg University. In 2007, she completed the intense coursework and testing to become a Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP), which is the highest recognition awarded by the American Society of Training and Development. Her work experience has spanned several industries, including banking, healthcare, and managed care.
Hummel is also an involved community leader. She is a past board chairperson and board member for Junior Achievement of SUN Counties, a current board member for Economics Pennsylvania, an active member of the Business and Education Committee for the Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce, the chairperson for the Chamber’s Young Americans program, and is a graduate of Leadership Susquehanna Valley--Class of 2009. She has been invited to speak to a number of community groups on various leadership topics. In 2012, Hummel was listed as one of the Top 100 People in Central PA and Beyond by Pennsylvania Business Central, and in 2011 she received the Heritage Leadership Award from the Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce.
As a major employer in Union County, Evangelical Community Hospital serves residents throughout the Central Susquehanna Valley, including those living in Snyder, Union, Northumberland, and Lycoming Counties. The Hospital is licensed to accommodate 132 overnight patients, 12 acute rehab patients, and 18 bassinets. Current employment opportunities are listed at www.evanhospital.com/jobs.
Evangelical Community Hospital received the Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award in 2013 for the fifth consecutive year, making it one of two hospitals in Pennsylvania to be recognized for consistent, positive patient experience.